2014
Hiten Patel

Hiten Patel

CEO Hiten Patel founded Collabera in 1991. His passionate, customer-driven focus on Fortune 500 and midsize clients has transformed the company into a global solutions provider with nearly 9,000 IT professionals worldwide. Collabera is consistently ranked as one of the fastest-growing IT services companies in the U.S. and was named a Best Staffing Firm to(…)

Burton M. Goldfield

Burton M. Goldfield

Burton M. Goldfield is president and CEO of TriNet Group Inc., one of the largest PEO operators in the U.S. The San Leandro, Calif.-based company held an initial public offering in March, and is the 33rd-largest U.S. staffing firm. Goldfield led TriNet during a series of acquisitions of other PEOs, including Gevity, AccordHR, Stragetic Outsourcing(…)

Edward A. Lenz

Edward A. Lenz

Edward A. Lenz, Esq., is senior counsel of the American Staffing Association and an authority on the legal and public policy aspects of third-party employment outsourcing. Lenz joined ASA in 1989 as its first general counsel and, as senior VP for legal and public affairs, was the staffing industry’s chief legal and legislative advocate. He(…)

Greg Palmer

Greg Palmer

Greg Palmer formed consulting firm G. Palmer & Associates in 2006 after guiding the turnaround and sale of Remedy Temp Inc. to Select Staffing Services. He is also principal in Transpirus, a revenue cycle consulting and outsourcing firm specializing in home healthcare. Under his leadership, G. Palmer has developed the “The Palmer Forecast,” a tool(…)

Bob Livonius

Bob Livonius

As president of AMN Healthcare’s strategic workforce solutions, Bob Livonius is responsible for the firm’s MSP, RPO and consulting services. He also leads AMN’s efforts in developing new client services and client marketing. He pioneered the MSP model in the healthcare staffing space. He has more than 20 years of staffing industry experience, which includes(…)

Maria Melfa

Maria Melfa

Maria Melfa is president of The Training Associates, a company that provides learning and development consultants for IT and professional business skills training. Melfa co-founded the Westborough, Mass.-based firm in 1994 and the niche training delivery staffing firm has achieved steady, profitable growth under her leadership. TTA has garnered numerous industry awards including “Top Training(…)